LIBRE, AFP State Support for America’s Children Act

House should protect documented Dreamers (ARLINGTON, VA) – Today, The LIBRE Initiative and Americans for Prosperity stated their support for America’s Children Act. President of The LIBRE Initiative Daniel Garza and President of Americans for Prosperity Tim Phillips release the following statement: “We commend Representatives Deborah Ross and Mariannette Miller-Meeks for their efforts on the … Read More

It’s time for Congress and the White House to act on Dreamers

(Arlington, VA) – Today, Friday July 16, Judge Hanen, district judge for The Southern District of Texas Brownsville division, blocked pending applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to be considered. People currently enrolled in DACA may continue to renew their status until the Supreme Court or the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals makes … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative-Virginia Announces State Legislative Endorsements

Latino grassroots organization launching efforts to play pivotal role in key contests (RICHMOND, VA)  Today, The LIBRE Initiative-Virginia (LIBRE-VA) announced its support for seven House of Delegates candidates running for election and reelection this November. Each candidate has expressed a dedication to bringing people together to solve the greatest challenges Virginians face. The Latino community … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado Expresses Disappointment Following Gov. Polis Signing of Gas Tax Increase

(Denver, CO) – The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado, a group committed to empowering the Hispanic and Latino community, expressed disappointment following Gov. Polis’ signing of a transportation and infrastructure bill which includes a gas tax increase. Coloradans will pay more for the price of gasoline, deliveries and ride share trips following the passage and signing … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado Expresses Disappointment After Passage of Top- Down Health Care Bill

The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado Expresses Disappointment After Passage of Top- Down Health Care Bill Latino Advocacy Group Supports Personal Health Care for All (Denver, CO) – The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado, a group committed to empowering the Hispanic and Latino community, expressed disappointment following the passage and likely enactment of HB21-1232, legislation that will, … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative Renews Call for a Permanent Legislative Solution for Dreamers on DACA Anniversary

(Arlington, VA) – On the nine-year anniversary of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, The LIBRE Initiative, an organization committed to empowering the Latino community, continued its call for policymakers to enact a permanent solution for Dreamers. Daniel Garza, president of The LIBRE Initiative, issued the following statement: “For far too long, lawmakers … Read More

The LIBRE Initiative-North Carolina Urges Lawmakers To Pass Student Success Program

HB 934 empowers families to address impact of the disruption in learning caused by the pandemic (RALEIGH, NC) –  Today, The LIBRE Initiative, an organization committed to empowering the Latino community, issued support for HB 934, a bill under consideration in North Carolina’s legislature, otherwise known as the Student Success Program. This program allows families … Read More